WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Northern Arizona residents looking forward to the cooling rains, mild temperatures and dramatic skies of the annual monsoon season have reason to be a little disappointed this year: the winds blowing in from the Pacific have kept the moisture to southeastern parts of the state.
Around the Canyon: Week of Aug. 21
This year marks the 150th anniversary of the first expedition by Major John Wesley Powell through the Grand Canyon on the Colorado River.
NPS rangers are part of classroom fun at Grand Canyon School.
Visitors to Grand Canyon were treated to "Echoes from the Canyon," a living history presentation Aug. 16-18 on the South Rim.
The National Park Service will waive all entrance fees Aug. 25 in celebration of the National Park Service anniversary.
Grand Canyon School students return to class Aug. 5.
In 2018, for the first time in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area history, the National Park Service authorized Commercial Use Authorizations (CUA’s) for food trucks at Lone Rock and Lees Ferry.
Event features returning favorites Catalyst String Quartet, Bonfiglio Group Aug. 23 to Sept. 7
Celebrating its 36th year, the Grand Canyon Music Festival continues to chug uphill to the four decade mark, continuing its tradition of magical music in a magical place.
Around the Canyon: Week of Aug. 7